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Important Please Read Quoting entire articles

Jazzy

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Hello everyone!

We need to stop quoting entire articles and not commenting about the article that we post. Doing this may be considered to be a copyright violation.

When posting an article, we need to included a small snippet of said article and comment about why we're posting the info and a link back to the article will be acceptable.

Thank you!
 

DrLeftover

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The basis for this:

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More Information on Fair Use

Fair use is a legal doctrine that promotes freedom of expression by permitting the unlicensed use of copyright-protected works in certain circumstances. Section 107 of the Copyright Act provides the statutory framework for determining whether something is a fair use and identifies certain types of uses—such as criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching, scholarship, and research—as examples of activities that may qualify as fair use. Section 107 calls for consideration of the following four factors in evaluating a question of fair use:
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